Benjamin is a Cinematographer, Drone Operator and Post Production Editor with experience as a Photographer, Director, Gaffer and Producer; born and raised in Long Island New York.
After graduating from The Institute of Audio Research, he started editing in post production houses, acquiring professional experience in commercial editing, music videos & short films. Some of the multimedia corporations he has worked under have included: Complex Media Networks, IMG, Blue Rock Studios & Harrington Talents.
While acquiring freelance clients, he would wear a multitude of hats on set that would typically require crew of specialists. Most notably, Benjamin created commercials and branded content for Gatorade, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Giorgio Armani, McLaren, TAG HEUER, Alice + Olivia & Neiman Marcus, along with many others. Benjamin has filmed and edited a multitude of fashion editorials for Resident Magazine, including a piece on Shark Tank's own Barbara Corcoran. He has shot & edited music videos for celebrity artists such as 50 Cent, Styles P & Kool G Rap. Additionally Benjamin has filmed several concerts, on stage with celebrities such as: Eminem, Logic, DJ Khaled, Busta Rhymes, Nas, 2 Chainz, Fabolous, T-Pain, Questlove, Slick Rick, Biz Markie & Big Daddy Kane.
While maintaining diversity in his work, Benjamin has shot commercials spanning from fitness gyms to vehicle & tech companies. His work has aired on broadcast television and at events in large venues such as the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. He edited the entire training series for the Famous Famiglia pizzeria chain & commercials for GNC, Western Union & UTZ
potatoe chips; starring celebrities such as Jerry Stiller, Anne Meara, Carmelo Anthony, Paula Abdul & Al Roker. While in the Bahamas he was contracted to film a clip for the prestigious Atlantis Resort, that would later go on to be displayed in Times Square to attract tourism. While working with American Latino TV; he conducted a range of interviews including with stand up comic & tv show host from CNN's "United Shade's of America" W. Kamau Bell.
In early 2020, he was apart of the Xizmo Media drone team for the broadcast of "Nik Wallenda's Volcano Live" in Nicaragua. One of the most intricately orchestrated drone operations ever performed on live television. Working with Xizmo media on several projects throughout that time, he was also the principle photographer for the advertisement shot for the Harry Potter Store in NYC. He also assisted with the DIT work on Xizmo's aerial job for the Empire State Building.
For two years he was with the preeminent international law firm; White & Case. Benjamin worked alongside the Chairman and leading partners of the Firm. Creating on-brand interviews, cinematic legal service recruitment content, and client relations videos.
Benjamin has relocated and is now based in San Diego, CA. He has most recently been traveling throughout Europe and Central America, capturing stunning aerial footage of the beautiful world, in which we live. Benjamin is continuing to create a broad range of clean & captivating content for his clients, both locally and internationally.